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The student will read and learn the meanings of unfamiliar words and phrases within authentic texts. a) Identify word origins and derivations. b) Use roots, cognates, affixes, synonyms, and antonyms to expand vocabulary. c) Use context and sentence structure to determine meanings and differentiate among multiple meanings of words. d) Identify and analyze figurative language. e) Use word-reference materials. f) Extend general and specialized vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.
The student will read and demonstrate comprehension of a variety of fictional texts, narrative nonfiction, and poetry. a) Identify the elements of narrative structure, including setting, character, plot, conflict, and theme. b) Make, confirm, and revise predictions. c) Describe how word choice and imagery contribute to the meaning of a text. d) Describe cause and effect relationships and their impact on plot. e) Use prior and background knowledge as context for new learning. f) Use information in the text to draw conclusions and make inferences. g) Explain how character and plot development are used in a selection to support a central conflict or story line. h) Identify the main idea. i) Identify and summarize supporting details. j) Identify and analyze the author’s use of figurative language. k) Identify transitional words and phrases that signal an author’s organizational pattern. l) Use reading strategies to monitor comprehension throughout the reading process.
The student will read and demonstrate comprehension of a variety of nonfiction texts. a) Use text structures such as type, headings, and graphics to predict and categorize information in both print and digital texts. b) Use prior knowledge and build additional background knowledge as context for new learning. c) Identify questions to be answered. d) Make, confirm, or revise predictions. e) Draw conclusions and make inferences based on explicit and implied information. f) Differentiate between fact and opinion. g) Identify main idea. h) Summarize supporting details. i) Compare and contrast information about one topic, which may be contained in different selections. j) Identify the author’s organizational pattern. k) Identify cause and effect relationships. l) Use reading strategies to monitor comprehension throughout the reading process.